2022-23

A Masterclass with William Burden, Tenor
Meet the STEM Majors of Sinfonia

Jan 31, 2023

Twice a week in the Lee Music Performance & Rehearsal Room, the Princeton University Sinfonia gathers to rehearse. Led by director Ruth Ochs, the orchestra is made up of students from all class years, many STEM majors coming from across the University’s myriad of technical disciplines, to enjoy a few hours a week of music and community.

Early Music Princeton Spring Concert
Princeton Sound Kitchen: Freelance Concert
Musicology Colloquium Series with Charles Yost, Ph.D., “Petrine Prophecy as Power Discourse in the Thought of John Plousiadenos, ‘unionist priest’ (ἑνωτικός ἱερεύς)”
Sinfonia — Carnival
Lisette: A Song’s Journey from Haiti and Back
5 Concerts & Recording Releases the Princeton Composition Faculty are Excited About

Jan 14, 2023

We caught up with Nathalie Joachim – Grammy-nominated flutist, composer, and vocalist, 2020 United States Artist Fellow, and co-founder of the critically-acclaimed duo Flutronix – and asked her which five concerts and recording releases she’s excited about this winter.

Community Chamber Jam: Beethoven’s 5th Symphony
Announcing the 2022-2023 Concerto Competition Winners

Jan 3, 2023

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Princeton University Orchestra Concerto Competition.

What Does a Princeton Musicology Faculty Member Have on their Desk?

Dec 21, 2022

What’s on a musicologist’s desk? Jamie Reuland, a scholar of music of the Middle Ages, invited us in for a peek into the method behind the musicology.

Musicology, with a Twist: Princeton’s Music Cognition Lab

Dec 16, 2022

The Department of Music was pleased to welcome Dr. Elizabeth Margulis to the faculty in the Fall of 2019 as Professor of Music and Director of Graduate Studies (Musicology) to examine the relationship between music and the mind.

What’s Your Earliest Musical Memory? with Princeton Alumni of Classes ’13-’20

Dec 16, 2022

Over the Thanksgiving holiday, we reached out to alumni who were all active members of the Music Department community and asked them to share their earliest musical memory.

The Music of Julius Eastman with Sō Percussion
How Halle Mitchell (’23) Spends a Monday on Campus

Dec 7, 2022

We caught up with Halle Mitchell (’23) to learn how Halle spends a Monday on campus.

Graduate Student Sophie Brady Awarded Top Prize from the American Musicological Society

Dec 7, 2022

The Princeton University Department of Music is proud to congratulate graduate student Sophie Brady, who has been awarded the Paul A. Pisk Prize for her paper “From the Living Room to the Concert Hall: Francis Bebey’s Experimental Collaborations.”

Do-Re-Meet: LGBTQ+ Single Mingle
Do-Re-Meet: Find Your Friends & Concert
Do-Re-Meet: Speed Dating & Concert
Tanyaradzwa Tawengwa (’14) Is Booked, Blessed, and Back at Princeton

Nov 30, 2022

Tanyaradzwa is like so many Princetonians – ambitious, fiercely intelligent, a true multi-hyphenate. Yet it is her way of walking in abundance that is perhaps her most striking and admirable quality.

5 Concerts & Recording Releases the Princeton Composition Faculty are Excited About

Nov 30, 2022

We caught up with Donnacha Dennehy and asked him which five concerts and recording releases he’s excited for this fall.

MPP 213 Final Chamber Music Concert
What Does a Princeton Musicology Faculty Member Have On Their Desk?

Nov 23, 2022

What’s on a musicologist’s desk? Wendy Heller, a leading scholar in the field of Baroque music with expertise in the study of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century opera from interdisciplinary perspectives, invited us in for a peek into the method behind the musicology.

Debussy, Ravel, and The Jazz Age